Senior Vice President, Chief Risk Officer
Arch Capital Group Ltd.
Janice Englesbe is Senior Vice President and Chief Risk Officer of Arch Capital Group Ltd. She joined Arch Feb. 25, 2019, and is responsible for Arch’s overall risk management function. Ms. Englesbe has over 25 years of risk, finance and business experience, including the role of Group Deputy Chief Risk Officer of General Re. She received her B.S. in economics from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
Senior Vice President, Branding and Employee Communications Services,
Arch Capital Services Inc.
Greg Hare is the Senior Vice President of Branding and Employee Communications Services at Arch Capital Services Inc. He previously held the role of Chief Customer Officer and Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications for United Guaranty Corporation prior to its acquisition by Arch in January 2017. Mr. Hare joined United Guaranty Corporation in February 2012. Prior to that, he was with AGL Resources, and he has also held a variety of positions with marketing and advertising agencies in both Atlanta and New York, working on brands including Delta Air Lines, The Home Depot, Holiday Inn and ESPN. Mr. Hare holds a B.A. in Advertising and an M.B.A. from the University of Florida.
Senior Vice President,Chief Operating Officer, Finance
Bill Hitter is Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Finance Operations of Arch Capital Services Inc. Between December 2005 and May 2019, he was the Senior Vice President and Chief Audit Executive for Arch. Prior to joining Arch he was a Principal in Ernst & Young’s tristate insurance practice, where he was responsible for directing and coordinating audit and advisory services for insurance companies. Mr. Hitter also spent two years as an Associate Director with the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB). Mr. Hitter is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a B.S. from the State University of New York at Binghamton.
Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel
Joy A. Huibonhoa is Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of Arch Capital Services Inc. She joined Arch in 2002 after seven years practicing corporate law, with a focus on securities and private equity transactions, in New York City law firms and a venture capital fund/consulting firm. Her current responsibilities include corporate governance, investment, finance activities and legal operations for Arch companies. Ms. Huibonhoa holds an A.B. from Harvard College and a J.D. from the Northwestern University School of Law.
Senior Vice President andDeputy Chief Financial Officer
Deborah Huppert is Senior Vice President and Deputy Chief Financial Officer of Arch Capital Services Inc. She was promoted from Senior Vice President and Global Head of Tax of Arch Capital Services Inc. in May 2019. Ms. Huppert joined Arch in 2003 from Trenwick Group Ltd. where she assumed the role of Vice President and Director of Tax. Prior to going “in-house” in the (re)insurance industry, she was a New York-based tax manager with the accounting firm Ernst & Young LLP. She is a New York State-licensed Certified Public Accountant and received her B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.
Senior Vice President, Chief Audit Executive
Kai Monahan is Senior Vice President and Chief Audit Executive of Arch Capital Services Inc. He joined Arch in 2019 after serving in leadership roles with insurance, banking and consulting firms. His prior experience includes multiple positions with Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company from 2009 to 2016, having served as President of the Mortgage Division and Chief Audit Executive. Prior to this, he was at Ernst & Young from 1999 to 2008, where he served as Partner beginning in 2004, led advisory engagements and coordinated client relationships for large financial services firms. Mr. Monahan holds a B.S. in Finance from Miami University and an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan. He is a Certified Public Accountant.
Chief Information Officer
Prashant Nema is Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Arch Capital Services Inc. He was promoted from Divisional Chief Operating Officer of Arch Worldwide Infrastructure, Arch Insurance and Arch Mortgage Insurance in January 2020. From 2015 to 2018, Mr. Nema also served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Arch Mortgage Insurance Company. Prior to joining Arch, Mr. Nema was Chief Technology Officer and Founder of Didalio, a mobile commerce start-up. Mr. Nema also held senior IT roles at Silicon Valley Bank, including serving as its Chief Information Officer from 2010 to 2013. Mr. Nema holds a B.S. degree from Bhavans College and a B.E. degree in Computer Engineering from the D.Y. Patil College of Engineering and Technology.
Executive Vice President andChief Financial Officer
Debra O’Connor is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Arch Capital Services Inc., a position she has held since April 2002. Since joining Arch in 1995, she acted in a variety of accounting and finance roles for Arch Capital Group Ltd. and Arch Re (US). Prior to joining Arch, she was employed at XL Re America, General Re Corp. and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Ms. O’Connor is a Certified Public Accountant and she holds a B.S. from Manhattan College.
Senior Vice President andGlobal Treasurer
James Taylor is Senior Vice President and Global Treasurer of Arch Capital Services Inc. He was promoted from Vice President and Treasurer of Arch Mortgage Insurance Company in May 2019. Prior to joining Arch, Mr. Taylor held the same position at United Guaranty Corporation (UGC) prior to its acquisition by Arch in January 2017. Before to joining UGC, Mr. Taylor held a number of financial positions in the insurance industry. Mr. Taylor earned his B.A. in accountancy studies from the University of Huddersfield in West Yorkshire, England and is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
Senior Vice President, Global Head of Tax
Jeffrey Thompson is Senior Vice President and Global Head of Tax of Arch Capital Services Inc. He joined Arch in 2019 from Assurant, Inc., where he held the role of Vice President, Tax. Prior to this, he was a New York-based tax director with the accounting firm PwC. Mr. Thompson holds a B.A. in Business Administration (Accounting Concentration) and an M.A. in Taxation, both from the University of Washington. He is also a New York State-licensed Certified Public Accountant.
Executive Vice President, Financial Services
Donald Watson is Executive Vice President, Financial Services of Arch Capital Services Inc. He manages external communications including investor relations, rating agencies and banking relations. Prior to joining Arch in 2005, he worked in a variety of roles in the financial services industry, most recently with ACE Ltd. and Standard & Poor’s Insurance Ratings Group. Mr. Watson received his MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and holds a B.A. from Illinois State University.